Thematic Areas: Youth Employment | Greening TVET | Access, Equity & Quality | TVET in a Digital World | Further Themes
Our Key Programmes & Projects: i-hubs: Skills for Innovation Hubs | YEM: Youth Employment in the Mediterranean | BILT: Bridging Innovation and Learning in TVET | UNEVOC TVET Leadership Programme | WYSD: World Youth Skills Day
Past Activities: TVET Global Forums
Zubair has been associated with UNESCO-UNEVOC since June 2015, and has served the International Centre in Monitoring and Evaluation, and Knowledge Development roles. His current responsibilities include Private Sector Engagement in TVET, development of TVET Country Profiles and coordinating the UNEVOC Network in the Arab States.
Prior to joining UNESCO-UNEVOC, Zubair has had five years of research and programmatic engagements with multilateral institutions including the World Bank, United Nations and the Global Development Network (GDN). He has also taught at the Joint European Masters in Comparative Local Development organized under EU sponsored consortium of University of Trento, Corvinus University Budapest, University of Regensburg, and the University of Ljubljana. His professional and research experiences have focused on South and South East Asia, Europe, Latin America, and Sub-Saharan Africa.
His academic background includes a PhD in Development Economics, with a research focus on governance, state reform and political economy of development. Prior to this, he obtained a Masters in Public Policy and an undergraduate degree in Finance and Investment.